The DSGV (Deutscher Sparkassen- und Giroverband e.V. – German Savings Banks Association) processes personal data collected from users of its website only to the extent required to provide the services offered. The DSGV does not collect personal data automatically. Users must always enter personal data themselves. The DSGV has adopted technical and organisational measures to ensure that both the DSGV and external service providers comply with data protection provisions.
Personal data will not be used for other purposes and will only be transmitted to third parties when the user has been previously informed of this in a clear manner and has given his or her express electronic consent. Use-related data collected during the use of the websites are deleted immediately after the termination of access to the websites. No conclusions can be drawn from use-related data regarding personal data.
Cookies are used on some of our websites to provide information to users in a systematic manner. Cookies are small text files which are sent from our web server to your PC, where they are usually stored on your hard disk. Cookies do not become a part of your system and cannot cause any damage to your system.
The use of these cookies does not involve the storage of personal data, nor are they linked with your personal user data. Most browsers are set to accept cookies automatically. However, you can deactivate the storage of cookies, or you can reset your browser to indicate when a cookie is being sent.
Use of Google SiteSearch
Links to other providers
Our website contains links to websites of other providers which are not covered by our privacy statement. We usually have no influence on the content of these websites and the providers’ compliance with data privacy provisions, and we would therefore like to ask you to inform yourself about the applicable policies when visiting these websites.
Anonymised web tracking
On this website, we also collect and process data in an anonymised form by means of Urchin WebAnalytics software in order to optimise and analyse our website. To be able to tailor the portal to user needs and preferences, the IP addresses of users are collected and processed in an anonymised form only to continuously optimise and analyse our website.
Data protection officer
Should you have any questions regarding the processing of your personal data or on data privacy in general, do not hesitate to contact our Data Protection Officer, who will also deal with any complaints you might have.